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Unit 2 English Vocabulary
Trenchant
Procrastinate
Roster
Impede
(adj.) incisive, keen; forceful, effective; cutting, caustic;…
(v.) to delay, put off until later
a list of names
To obstruct or interfere with; to delay
Trenchant
(adj.) incisive, keen; forceful, effective; cutting, caustic;…
Procrastinate
(v.) to delay, put off until later
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Unit 2 English Vocabulary
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
to stop the flow of
firm and steadfast
still in existence, not destroyed
restraining authority; difficult to control
stanch
to stop the flow of
staunch
firm and steadfast
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English I Vocabulary Unit 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
Definition:(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or…
Definition:(adj.) peaceable, friendly... Synonyms: congenial, ne…
Definition:(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unw…
Definition:(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggr…
adroit
Definition:(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or…
amicable
Definition:(adj.) peaceable, friendly... Synonyms: congenial, ne…
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English I Vocabulary Unit 2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
postpone; discontinue... stop proceedings
NOUN - citizen from another country... ADJ. - foreign, strange
ADJ. - having a pleasing appearance
VERB - to make up for; pay back
adjourn
postpone; discontinue... stop proceedings
alien
NOUN - citizen from another country... ADJ. - foreign, strange
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English 10 Vocabulary Unit 2
altercation
ambivalent
amicable
anathema
noun; a heated argument; quarrel
adjective; being uncertain; unable to decide between two oppo…
adjective; friendly; peacable
noun; a greatly disliked, hated person or thing; a curse or p…
altercation
noun; a heated argument; quarrel
ambivalent
adjective; being uncertain; unable to decide between two oppo…
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English 10 Vocabulary Unit 2/Ouren
altercation
ambivalent
amicable
anathema
noun; a heated argument; quarrel
adjective; being uncertain; unable to decide between two oppo…
adjective; friendly; peacable/amicable
noun; a greatly disliked, hated person or thing; a curse or p…
altercation
noun; a heated argument; quarrel
ambivalent
adjective; being uncertain; unable to decide between two oppo…
English 3 Unit 2 Vocabulary
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
to stop the flow of
firm and steadfast
still in existence; not destroyed
1. resisting authority; difficult to control... 2. restless; fig…
stanch
to stop the flow of
staunch
firm and steadfast
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English 9 Unit 2 Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop temporarily; move to another place
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
(v.) to stop temporarily; move to another place
alien
(n.) a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
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English 11 - Vocabulary Unit 2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
to stop proceedings for a time; to move to another place
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
having a pleasing appearance
to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
to stop proceedings for a time; to move to another place
alien
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
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Vocabulary Unit 2 English
astute
authentic
delicacy
derogatory
Wise in a clever or practical way
Genuine; true
A choice item of food
Expressing a low opinion; intended to hurt the reputation of…
astute
Wise in a clever or practical way
authentic
Genuine; true
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English: Vocabulary Unit 2
basic
obtain
contract
vacant
having to do with the main or starting point
to get or gain something through some effort.
an agreement or understanding enforced by law; a legal document
not used, filled, or lived in; without thought or expression
basic
having to do with the main or starting point
obtain
to get or gain something through some effort.
English I Vocabulary Unit 2
comely
erratic
lucrative
proliferate
ADJ. - having a pleasing appearance
ADJ. - irregular, inconsistent
ADJ. - profitable; moneymaking
VERB - to spread rapidly; increase
comely
ADJ. - having a pleasing appearance
erratic
ADJ. - irregular, inconsistent
English Vocabulary Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombtastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) Pompous or overblown in langage; full of high-sounding…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
English Vocabulary Unit 2
adJOURN (v) (Rhymes with Fern)
Alien (n/adj)
COMEly (adj)
COMpensate (v)
to defer or postpone (a matter) to a later time... SYN: postpon…
(n) a foreigner; a person who has been estranged or excluded…
Pleasing in appearance; attractive; fair... Context: Usually on…
To provide or be an equivalent , to counterbalance; to make u…
adJOURN (v) (Rhymes with Fern)
to defer or postpone (a matter) to a later time... SYN: postpon…
Alien (n/adj)
(n) a foreigner; a person who has been estranged or excluded…
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English Vocabulary Unit 2
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
to stop temporarily, move on
foreign, strange
having a pleasing appearance
to make up for
Adjourn
to stop temporarily, move on
Alien
foreign, strange
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English - Vocabulary Unit 2
Adroit
Amicable
Belligerent
Benevolent
Skillful... (adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or m…
Friendly... (adj.) peaceable, friendly... characterized by or showi…
Hostile and aggressive... (adj.) given to fighting, warlike; com…
Kind... (adj.) kindly, charitable... Well meaning and kindly
Adroit
Skillful... (adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or m…
Amicable
Friendly... (adj.) peaceable, friendly... characterized by or showi…
English - Vocabulary Unit 2
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(n.)a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
(n.)a citizen of another country; (adj.) foreign, strange
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Unit 2, English Vocabulary
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(verb) to stop proceeding temporarily; move to another place
(noun) a citizen of another country; (adjective) foreign, str…
(adjective) having a pleasure appearance
(verb) to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
(verb) to stop proceeding temporarily; move to another place
alien
(noun) a citizen of another country; (adjective) foreign, str…
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English Vocabulary Unit 2
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct flaw or shortcoming
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpenicularity
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct flaw or shortcoming
aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpenicularity
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English Vocabulary Unit 2
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
(Adj.) Skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
(Adj.) Peaceful, friendly
(Adj.) Having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
(Adj.) Given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive ;(n.…
Adroit
(Adj.) Skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Amicable
(Adj.) Peaceful, friendly
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English 12A Vocabulary Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
(v) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
(v) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
animadversion
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
Unit 2 English Vocabulary
bountiful
veer
enterprising
gingerly
(adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
(v.) to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside, shif…
(adj.) energetic, willing and able to start something new; sh…
(adj., adv.) with extreme care or caution
bountiful
(adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
veer
(v.) to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside, shif…
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English 10 Unit 2 Vocabulary
Amicable
Belligerent
Benevolent
Feasible
Friendly
Argumentative and aggressive
Kind; generous
able to do
Amicable
Friendly
Belligerent
Argumentative and aggressive
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English 4 Unit 2 Vocabulary
incontrovertible
integrity
plausible
substantiated
adjective... not open to question; indisputable
noun... trustworthiness; morality; honesty
adjective... seemingly valid or acceptable; credible
verb... supported with proof or evidence; verified
incontrovertible
adjective... not open to question; indisputable
integrity
noun... trustworthiness; morality; honesty
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English 3 Unit 2 Vocabulary
facade
facilitate
faction
fickle
noun... a false, superficial, or artificial appearance (fake)... *f…
verb... to make something easier or less difficult; to help
noun... a group of people in a political party, church, or club…
adjective... changeable, especially with regard to affections or…
facade
noun... a false, superficial, or artificial appearance (fake)... *f…
facilitate
verb... to make something easier or less difficult; to help
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Regular English Unit 2 Vocabulary
agile
despair
saunter
virtuous
Able to move quickly and easily
loss of hope
v. to walk in a leisurely manner
having or showing high moral standards
agile
Able to move quickly and easily
despair
loss of hope
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English 9 Unit 2 Vocabulary
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
having a pleasing appearance
to make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
English 3 unit 2 vocabulary
propensity
reprehensible
fortuitous
solace
a natural preference or tendency
deserving of blame, criticism, or disapproval
happening by chance, by accident, or at random;lucky`
comfort in sorrow or misfortune; consolation
propensity
a natural preference or tendency
reprehensible
deserving of blame, criticism, or disapproval
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Vocabulary Unit 2 English 9
appraise
avert
bewilder
complacency
(v.) to assess the worth or value of (A realtor will come ove…
(v.) to turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
(v.) to puzzle completely, confuse
(n.) self-satisfied ignorance of danger (Colin tried to shock…
appraise
(v.) to assess the worth or value of (A realtor will come ove…
avert
(v.) to turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
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English Vocabulary - Unit 2
adjourn
erratic
illegible
subjugate
to suspend until another time
Irregular
difficult or impossible to read
to conquer by force
adjourn
to suspend until another time
erratic
Irregular
Unit 2 - DCG -Vocabulary- English II
Macabre
Elude
Perilous
Iniquity
dwelling on the gruesome
to avoid or escape by speed, cleverness or trickery
Risky, Chancy, Hazardous, unsafe
gross injustice or wickedness
Macabre
dwelling on the gruesome
Elude
to avoid or escape by speed, cleverness or trickery
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English 9/10 Vocabulary Unit 2
Conservative
urban
opposition
stifle
holding to traditional values
referring to city
a group or individual against someone or something
to stop
Conservative
holding to traditional values
urban
referring to city
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Unit 2 Vocabulary (English)
Enzyme
Carbohydrate
Lipid
Protein
Chemical catalyst that helps reactions. Adds small molecules…
Small = Sugar (glucose) Large = Starch (two or more sugars st…
Long chain of Carbon and Hydrogen Used for: 1. Cell membranes…
1. Contains Nitrogen (N) 2. Made from 2 or more Amino Acids
Enzyme
Chemical catalyst that helps reactions. Adds small molecules…
Carbohydrate
Small = Sugar (glucose) Large = Starch (two or more sugars st…
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Unit 2 Vocabulary English IV Honors
Pedestrian definition
Pedestrian synonym
Pedestrian antonym
Bona fide
(adj.): ordinary or dull
commonplace; mediocre
imaginative; compelling
(adj.): in good faith
Pedestrian definition
(adj.): ordinary or dull
Pedestrian synonym
commonplace; mediocre
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English 3 Unit 2C Vocabulary Group 2
mastery
ominous
onus
passive
(noun) great skill, proficiency
(adjective) threatening, serving as a warning
(noun) burden, difficult task or burden
(adjective) inactive, not responsive to something that requir…
mastery
(noun) great skill, proficiency
ominous
(adjective) threatening, serving as a warning
English Vocabulary Unit 2
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
(n) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
(adj) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
(v) to exchange playful remarks, tease... (n) talk that is playf…
(adj) giving freely, generous; plentiful,abundantly
antics
(n) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
(adj) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
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Unit 2 - English Vocabulary
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
(n.) protection; patronage; sponsorship... syn: auspices
(v.) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj.) fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent... syn: inebrious…
(n.,v.) to hire and to applaud a performer or performance; en…
aegis
(n.) protection; patronage; sponsorship... syn: auspices
apprise
(v.) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
English I Unit 2 Vocabulary
irradiated
loitered
endeavoring
ominously
gave out; radiated
hung about; lingered
trying; attempting
in a threatening way
irradiated
gave out; radiated
loitered
hung about; lingered
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Unit 2 - Vocabulary - English definitions
afraid of
bored with
fond of
good at
frightened of, for example because you feel you are in danger
feeling impatient or dissatisfied, because you are not intere…
liking and caring about someone very much, especially as a re…
able to do something well
afraid of
frightened of, for example because you feel you are in danger
bored with
feeling impatient or dissatisfied, because you are not intere…
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English Vocabulary for Unit 2
Adverse
Arid
Assailant
Billow
unfavorable, negative; working against, hostile
extremely dry; uninteresting, dull
a person who attacks violently (with blows or words)
a large wave; (verb) to rise or swell like a wave
Adverse
unfavorable, negative; working against, hostile
Arid
extremely dry; uninteresting, dull
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English Vocabulary Unit 2
Ameliorate (verb)
Aplomb (noun)
Bombastic (adjective)
Callow (adjective)
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking so…
Ameliorate (verb)
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb (noun)
Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
Unit 2 English Vocabulary
Autobiography
Biography
Memoir
Fact
an account of a person's life written by that person
an account of someone's life written by someone else
a historical account or biography written from a personal kno…
something that can be proven; a thing that is indisputably th…
Autobiography
an account of a person's life written by that person
Biography
an account of someone's life written by someone else
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocabulary Unit 2
efface
muddle
opinionated
perennial
(v) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; (n) a hopel…
(adj) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own…
(adj) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n) a plant that l…
efface
(v) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
muddle
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; (n) a hopel…
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English 2 Unit 2 Vocabulary
Stereotype
Artifact
Allusion
Empirical Evidence
A generalized belief about a group of people
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
scientific evidence obtained by careful observation and exper…
Stereotype
A generalized belief about a group of people
Artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
English Vocabulary Unit 2
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or mind... SYNONYMS: clever,…
(adj.) peaceful, friendly... SYNONYMS: congenial, neighborly, co…
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling... SYNO…
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
Adroit
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or mind... SYNONYMS: clever,…
Amicable
(adj.) peaceful, friendly... SYNONYMS: congenial, neighborly, co…
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English 9 Unit 2
adjourn
adjourn
adjourn
alien
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
synonyms: postpone, discontinue
(n.) a citizen of another country (adj.) foreign, strange
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
adjourn
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
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Unit 2 Vocabulary - English
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
belligerent
(adj.) - skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.... sy…
(adj.) - peaceable, friendly... syn. - congenial, neighborly, co…
(adj.) - Having a deep-seated distate; opposed, unwilling... syn…
(adj.) - given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive ;…
Adroit
(adj.) - skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.... sy…
Amicable
(adj.) - peaceable, friendly... syn. - congenial, neighborly, co…
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English 9A-Unit 2
Meticulously
Ponderously
Accentuated
Perennial
very carefully and preciesely
in a labored, boring, and serious way
emphasized; heightened the effect
happeneing over and over; perpetual
Meticulously
very carefully and preciesely
Ponderously
in a labored, boring, and serious way
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English unit 2 vocabulary
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use
To satisfy the needs of something
expected or usal
to persuade not to do something
available
ready for use
cater
To satisfy the needs of something
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English Vocabulary Unit 2
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
to exchange playful remarks, tease;talk that is playful and t…
giving freely, generous, plentiful, given abundantly
antics
ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
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